Two dead after car and lorry collide

A man and a woman die, and another man suffers serious injuries, when a car and a lorry collide in Leeds.
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Childhood sweethearts 
enjoy their diamond day

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September 20, 2014
Childhood sweethearts 
enjoy their diamond day

Donald Metcalfe “scouted” his diamond darling Nancy at a church group, and the rest is history!




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Airedale composer James’ ‘super’ musical

Airedale composer James’ ‘super’ musical

Writer and composer James Sidgwick has spent more than a year devising his first musical, which will be staged this week.
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Silly moo! Cow stuck in tunnel under Saddleworth Road, Greetland, rescued by firefighters

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September 20, 2014

Lost bovine trapped in drainage tunnel had to be sedated and towed out
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Unlocking investment opportunities for Calderdale organisations

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September 20, 2014
Unlocking investment opportunities for Calderdale organisations

Calderdale Council is developing new opportunities for social enterprises, local businesses and voluntary organisations to grow and develop.
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Milanic poised to take Leeds job

Leeds are close to appointing Darko Milanic as their new head coach following the sacking of David Hockaday last month.
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Pair injured in horror smash on Chickenley Lane, Dewsbury

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September 20, 2014

Woman trapped following crash with motorist at junction with Wakefield Road
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‘Regrets? I Havant any’ says former Bantam Connell on dropping out of the league

AS A player who enjoyed promotion success at both clubs, Alan Connell would have taken a keen interest in Swindon’s visit to Valley Parade last week.
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Ambitious plans to revamp Castleford park

Ambitious plans to revamp Castleford park

A Castleford park will be transformed with a new play area and skate park as part of ambitious plans by a dedicated community group.
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Thackley going places under Duxbury, reckons Holstead

THE club’s hierarchy is delighted with the appointment of Lee Duxbury as the new head coach.
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Alcohol-related hospital admissions ‘higher in Yorkshire’

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September 20, 2014
Alcohol-related hospital admissions ‘higher in Yorkshire’

Hospitals in Yorkshire witnessed some of the highest rates of emergency admissions for alcohol-related liver disease in the country last year, official figures have revealed.
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Beer festival in full swing

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September 20, 2014
Beer festival in full swing

The fourth annual Rastrick Beer Festival is in full swing today (Saturday), as beer and ale lovers enjoy the second day of the two-day long event.
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Artist Fiona Banner’s Chinook installation could put fans in a spin at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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September 20, 2014

The work features two pairs of disembodied giant copter blades hung from the ceiling, which rotate in opposition to one another at various speeds and overlap
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Charity’s help for Lee Rigby son

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September 20, 2014
Charity’s help for Lee Rigby son

The son of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has enjoyed a fantastic birthday party with a helping hand from the dedicated Forces Support team.
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Cook joy at making Leeds United’s first team

Cook joy at making Leeds United’s first team

Lewis Cook was 13-years-old when he first appeared for Leeds United’s Under-18s. The club discovered soon after that he was too young to play, a fast achiever who accidently broke the rules.




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After Netherthong planning dispute – should councillors make a stand knowing it may cost Kirklees Council thousands?

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September 20, 2014

Planning chair's casting vote saves Kirklees cash - but split saw abstentions over application - vote here with your view
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Falklands war hero Stephen Rouell stalked ex due to post-traumatic stress disorder, court hears

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September 20, 2014

Kirklees magistrates heard that the Falklands survivor's disorder was partly to blame for his attachment to her
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Former Bradford Bulls star Elliott Whitehead aiming to cut Leeds Rhinos down to size

BOYHOOD Bulls fan Elliott Whitehead admits he would love to dump old rivals Leeds out of the play-offs in today’s do-or-die clash.
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‘Our season is still alive’ says Huddersfield Giants boss following team meeting after Wigan horror show

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September 20, 2014

Who the Giants will host in the play-offs next week is of secondary importance says coach
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Audit finds that Bradford Council is using taxpayers’ money effectively.

AN independent audit has found that Bradford Council is using taxpayers' money efficiently and effectively.
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Fartown’s Kyle Baptiste jailed for attack on girlfriend’s mum that left her in plaster

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September 20, 2014

Kyle Baptiste was already under a suspended jail term for other offences when his temper erupted on June 8
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